Taking “Green” Beyond the Hardware

A presentation at IBM Go Green in in Raleigh, NC, USA by Shawn Wells

When thinking “Green Datacenters,” most individuals only consider hardware. This session delivered content to expand that thinking to tunables provided within the Linux operating system to optimize system power consumption.

Stepped through the Red Hat deployment to the Bank of New Zealand, which reduced power consumption by over 35% when compared to their legacy SUN environment.